Immunosupressive agents used to treat a wide range of autoimmune diseases carry similar risks of serious infections during pregnancy, according to a large population based study in The BMJ. The observational study involving almost 5,000 pregnant women with lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease found no statistically significant differences in ...
Immunosuppressives have similar serious infection risks in pregnancy: study
By Nicola Garrett
8 Mar 2017